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Removing unnecessary companies: strike off or MVL?

15 January 2014   Paul Sutton

This article is taken from the third postcard in our series of cards on group reorganisations, and looks at two options when removing unnecessary UK companies from a group. Striking a company off the register or using a solvent liquidation both involve a certain amount of legal risk for the directors of the company concerned….

Group Reorganisations

Most common legal pitfalls in group reorganisation projects

14 January 2014   Paul Sutton

Like any other projects, group reorganisations require an appropriate level of planning to make sure that they are implemented smoothly. This includes checking legal issues involved. Here are some of the most common legal pitfalls: ‘Backdating’ documents – which can constitute fraud Transferring assets at less than market value or book value (depending on the…

Group Reorganisations

New template intercompany agreement for transfer pricing: limited risk distribution agreement

13 January 2014   Paul Sutton

LCN Legal has published an additional template intercompany agreement for transfer pricing, namely a limited risk distribution agreement. [btn href=”https://lcnlegal.com/guides/” target=”_self”]Click here to access your free guide to intercompany agreements for transfer pricing[/btn] This template forms part of a suite of template intercompany agreements, which are designed to make it easier for corporates and transfer…

Intercompany Agreements

Our 4-step process for documenting intercompany agreements for transfer pricing

10 January 2014   Paul Sutton

Creating or updating appropriate transfer pricing policies for your group can be a time-consuming and expensive process. In many cases, intercompany agreements are an afterthought, or are overlooked completely. Yet missing out that step means that you lose out on an important benefit – the ability to provide written evidence which sets a clear starting…

Intercompany Agreements

The top 10 causes of delay and budget over-run in group reorganisation and simplification projects, and the antidote: our 5-step process

8 January 2014   Paul Sutton

When you are planning the implementation of group reorganisation and corporate simplification projects, the basic objectives are usually to complete the desired steps on time, on budget and with the minimum of fuss. You might be forgiven for thinking that this should be easy to achieve. The reality can be a bit more hit-and-miss. Here’s…

Group Reorganisations

How to convert from an LLP structure to a corporate structure

7 January 2014   Paul Sutton

With the changes in the UK partnership tax rules which apply as from 5th April 2014, many businesses which are currently organised as LLPs are reviewing their legal structure. This is particularly the case in the fund management industry, where until now, LLPs have been one of the preferred legal forms for the advisory entity….

Group Reorganisations

New template intercompany agreement for transfer pricing: revolving credit facility agreement

20 December 2013   Paul Sutton

LCN Legal has published an additional template intercompany agreement for transfer pricing, namely a revolving credit facility agreement. Click here to access the full suite of templates. This template forms part of a suite of template intercompany agreements, which are designed to make it easier for corporates and transfer pricing professionals to put in place…

Intercompany Agreements

Checklist for transferring participations in an English limited partnership

19 December 2013   Paul Sutton

This is a checklist for transferring participations in an English limited partnership which is registered under the Limited Partnerships Act 1907. It is for situations where a transfer has been agreed in principle on the basis of a private transaction between one of the current limited partners and the prospective transferee. 1. Due diligence and…

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